Howick Family History
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Howick Name Meaning
English: habitational name from places in Lancashire and Northumberland. The former is named from Old English hoh ‘spur of a hill’ or hoc ‘hook’ + wic ‘outlying farm’; the latter probably originally had as its first element Old English heah ‘high’, but was later influenced by hoh.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Cowick, Lovick, Wick, Bewick, Goswick, Harwick, Horwich, Hick, Hock